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Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife & Falconry Centre

#1 of 167 things to do in Sheffield Features Animals
Woodsetts Road | North Anston, Sheffield S25 4EQ, England
+44 1909 569416
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Lovely place but a little pricey!

All in all a lovely day out, however I feel the entrance price for my two year old was very high... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2017
Rotherham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Swimming detour

We went here due to having a bit of time to kill from a swimming trip with our eldest daughter and... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2017
Maxine S
via mobile
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Encounter the exotic and discover a wild family day out in South Yorkshire! Meet lemurs, meerkats, owls, otters, snakes, lizards, a tarantula and other amazing animals during unforgettable Animal Encounters throughout the day. Take your seat for spectacular shows, featuring free-flying birds of prey, parrots and charismatic mammals! Explore the indoor rainforest; home to butterflies, birds, bats, crocodiles and creepy-crawlies from around the world and meet and feed the friendly residents of the Farm Barn. Discover the charismatic primates of Lemur Heights and meet the inquisitive residents of Otter Springs. Take a selfie with our new dinosaurs and get closer than ever before to some of the most popular animals in the brand new walk-through mammal enclosure. Pre-booked group and School visits are welcome and VIP Experience Days and Animal Adoptions are available to purchase, as well as popular Birthday Party Room Hire. The Realm of Camelot adventure playground, outdoor Wet Play Area and indoor Activity and Craft Centre will entertain children in all weathers, and popular themed events take place at the centre during School Holidays. Facilities include a Picnic Room, Jungle Gift Shop and a modern Butterfly Cafe, serving freshly prepared hot and cold food and homemade cakes and deluxe Afternoon Tea. The Tropical Butterfly House is open daily and is located just 5 minutes from M1, junction 31.
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Woodsetts Road | North Anston, Sheffield S25 4EQ, England
+44 1909 569416
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Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

All in all a lovely day out, however I feel the entrance price for my two year old was very high (not sure how a place can justify charging the same price for a 2 year old as a 15 year old). Sadly this has...More

1  Thank ksmith2112
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

We went here due to having a bit of time to kill from a swimming trip with our eldest daughter and felt bad for younger two being cooped up. This was perfect, we spent a good few hours wandering around! Looks like it has something...More

Thank Maxine S
Reviewed January 8, 2017

We took advantage of a recent group on offer - we had a really good day out despite the weather being cold. We haven't been for about four years and cannot believe how much money has been spent on it and all the brilliant changes...More

Thank julesgriffiths
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Another fabulous, informative day at Tropical Butterfly House. Paid for the lemur experience, worth every extra penny. Days like this are what memories are made of. Lovely staff, spotless environment, gorgeous well cared for animals, insects and birds...what's not to like? Despite it being a...More

Thank 123MOUSEY
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Very good place to take the kids has very good play area for kids excellent cafe to eat in good food lovely animals to see loved the meerkats n lemars good selection of birds as well and the birds shows were excellent we all enjoyed...More

Thank Josh C
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Family day out in the summer time for our toddlers. The center has expanded loads since I came before having children. A good fun day out. especially if you love animals.

Thank nplallist
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

This is such a great place and so much more than butterflies! It's such a great place for kids of all ages. Loved the walk around and the shows were great! It's really pretty when the sun shines my little boy loves it! Well the...More

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed January 4, 2017

we got a voucher and spent a good few hours here. my only complaint was lack of coffee take away places as only the café was open lovely friendly staff. most of the animals were out. the decorations are rather random - we saw Vikings,...More

Thank natsheff
Reviewed January 4, 2017

We took our 2 Grandchildren ages 2 and 5 here yesterday. It was very cold perhaps not the ideal place to go on a cold day. Christmas decorations were still up looking very sad. Even the meerkats looked cold not worth the entrance fee. But...More

1  Thank JuneB4
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Quite pricey for a day out. The butterfly house was lovely and fun. However, some parts of the centre seemed very outdated. Was very busy though and every seemed to have a lovely time

1  Thank holliealderman
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How much does it cost per person .
April 7, 2017|
Response from TropButterflyHouse | Property representative |
Hello, All of our most up-to-date prices can be found on our website. Currently they are: Adults: £11 Children under 2: Free Children aged 2-15: £10 Concessions: £10 (student, senior citizen) 2 adults, 2 children... More
i want to take my 18month old girl on Sunday. Im worried about weather is it worth goig in rubbish weather? Is this place ok for her age in terms of entertained.
January 27, 2017|
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Response from TropButterflyHouse | Property representative |
Hello, Apologies for the delay. Thank you for your query. Our indoor areas include: The Butterfly House with many species of animals including caiman crocodiles, snakes, lizards, butterflies, birds, fish, terrapins and... More
Is it suitable for adults with no children? That wud be 43/50/70 year olds xx
October 17, 2016|
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Response from Santosh T | Reviewed this property |
Yes.. although most of the people come with kids however if they like to see animals or birds of few species ( pls note there are not too many animals or birds like any big zoo) and are able to walk comfortably...backside... More